Reports Report 643dp (Event 643-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 643-2019
Observer
NameAshley B
Experience Level3/5
RemarksIt was a beautiful sighting, unlike anything I have every seen before.
Location
AddressRNCH DE TAOS, NM
Latitude36° 21' 36'' N (36.36°)
Longitude 105° 35' 24'' W (-105.59°)
Elevation-
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-02-07 18:13 MDT
UT Date & Time2019-02-08 01:13 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle242°
Moving
Facing azimuth35°
First azimuth45°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth50°
Last elevation45°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-6
ColorYellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration60s
Length20°
RemarksThe train of smoke was initially very noticeable but gradually disappeared as time passed.
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt was a quick, bright flash almost like a firecracker or firework. It looked like a sudden ball of light appearing in the sky, and it was over within the blink of an eye.
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-